Male Nursing History

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Who were some famous male nurses in history?

Male Nursing History

John Ciudad (1495-1550) founded the order of the brothers of St. John of God or the Brothers of Mercy in (1538). He opened a hospital in Grenada and asked a group of friends to assist in providing care to the mentally ill, homeless, crippled, derelicts, and abandoned children. Men of this order also visited the sick in their homes.

   

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5/1/2007 12:33:30 AM
Giles Baker said:

From that one hospital in Granada sprang what is now a worldwide healthcare organisation employing thousands of nurses worldwide in over 50 countries. The range of healthcare needs has also grown to cover more general social problems that lie beyond immediate clinical issues.


12/3/2007 6:29:51 AM
lexis said:

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